Country Music News from CMT
August 29th
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum has opened its latest exhibit, Flyin’ Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius of Sam Phillips, and several key figures in the history of rockabilly music will gather Saturday (Aug. 29) to discuss the visi…
August 28th
When Waylon Jennings sang “Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)” back in the late ‘70s, it wasn’t about dogs at all. But now that Miranda Lambert is building her two-day rescue dog charity event around the classic country…
August 28th
Word on the street is that Shania Twain is itching to return to her residency at Caesars Palace once she wraps her Rock This Country tour. After her recent San Diego tour stop, Twain told Robin Leach of the Las Vegas Sun that a return to Sin City for anot…
August 28th
Gainesville Ep. 103: I’m Not Yours, You’re Not Mine Great Peacock “Take Me To The Mountain” For more of the Gainesville gang, catch all new episodes Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. And for exclusive news and video, photo galleries and …
August 28th
Last night’s new episode of Gainesville was full of drama, and we’re still reeling from it. The crew started out at the homecoming tailgate, where it was all fun and games… … until Kenny had “lunch” with a blonde NOT …
August 28th
When his brother-in-law, Ben Cheshire, died late last year, Luke Bryan did what any good man would do. He took Cheshire’s kids in. And he admits to People that it was hard for everyone, but especially for his nieces Kris and Jordan and his nephew Ti…
August 28th
The country newcomer simply known as Cam burst onto the scene this summer with her red-hot single, “Burning House.” With the single perched at No. 23 on Billboard’s country airplay chart, Cam says she’s been astounded by the fans&r…
August 28th
The gang barely survives a wild taxi ride with an angry Mattie, Lauren gets fed up with her shady boyfriend, and Walt and Murray’s prank gets hairy. Also, we put two and two together, and realized Cody, the root of Hott Dog and Tiffany’s beef,…
August 27th
Carrie Underwood says motherhood has added a “wonderful new layer, a new dimension” to her life, but it also provided a degree of drama last month when her infant son Isaiah was momentarily locked inside her car. Underwood talked about that da…
August 27th
Before Jennifer Nettles even signed to Big Machine Records, she’d already impressed her new boss. About 11 years ago. Big Machine Label Group president Scott Borchetta says signing Nettles to a solo deal was a full-circle moment for him after first …
August 27th
Nothing compares to home sweet home, as Darius Rucker saw firsthand Wednesday (Aug. 26). The award-winning singer traveled to Charleston, South Carolina, for a surprise concert for CMT’s Instant Jam series. Performing some of his own songs, along wi…
August 27th
When I think back to the country music I loved in 2000, two words say it all: Rascal Flatts. I’d never heard of them, and then voila, I couldn’t stop hearing about them. Their debut single “Prayin’ for Daylight” seemed to com…
August 27th
Shenanigans will definitely be at an all-time high when country wild-man Jon Pardi and rebel duo Brothers Osborne hit the road together this fall. Pardi’s All Time High tour kicks off in Oct. 8 San Diego and is scheduled to run through the end of Ja…
August 26th
Country newcomers Maddie & Tae are ready to spread their wings and fly with Friday’s (Aug. 28) release of their debut album, Start Here. The duo of Maddie Marlow and Taylor Dye grabbed attention with their No. 1 hit, “Girl in a Country Son…
August 26th
Blake Shelton recently tweeted something other than how badly he needed a drink or how drunk he was or how much firewood he was chopping. Wrote a song so important to me I can't believe it.. Thank you Jon Randall and @JessiLAlexander… — Blake…